Dorchester-based computer and iPad training
Do you need need computer or iPad help / training in Dorchester? I am a qualified IT teacher based in Dorchester who can come to your home and give you one to one help!
I offer a service that not only gives you computer help, but also the training to give you the confidence to use your iPad, iMac or Windows computer/laptop.
For many, the initial step in buying the right thing (should I buy an iPad, laptop or computer?!) is the hardest decision to make. I can make the purchase for you, take responsibility for the setup and deliver to the doorstep with no fuss. I also support you via email and can sort many a problem out, at no extra cost!
I operate in these areas of Dorset:
- Cerne Abbas
- Charlton Down
- Bradford Peverell
- Maiden Newton
What people say about Carers Connected
- Charlton Down
I cannot recommend Jane highly enough. She has shown endless patience whilst helping to make being on-line a positive experience for me. I really value her as a tutor and as a friend.
- Retired Headteacher, Downton
I recommend Jane as an extremely good teacher ,very patient and willing to go over things until real understanding has been achieved.You could not find a better person to guide you through the mysteries of computers and IPads.
Jane is an excellent teacher. Her help and advice have proved invaluable, and its reassuring to know that I can call on her again whenever needed. I can thoroughly recommend the service she gives.
FIRST PRICE REVIEW SINCE 2008.. Price Increases FROM APRIL 2015 ….. Firstly, THANK YOU all for your custom this year. We are approaching the first anniversary of Carers Connected and I have been encouraged to reflect on how the business has advanced. One of the areas highlighted was the time and costs that enable me to run the service […]
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